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How to Flush the Automatic Valve in Your Drip-Well System

October 5th, 2017 | Posted by Drip-Well

You rely on your Drip-Well System to keep your deep-well turbine pump properly lubricated and fully functional. Every now and then, however, you may notice the automatic valve in your Drip-Well system becoming sluggish and ineffective. Typically, this happens when the valve is contaminated by oil residue, dirt or condensation. It’s important to remedy the… Read more »

New Technique Uses Electricity to Map Soil Types

July 21st, 2017 | Posted by Drip-Well

Farms rely on soil maps to ascertain the condition of their fields, and determine what areas need additional irrigation and fertilizer. Conventional soil mapping techniques involve collecting and testing individual soil core samples, which can be costly and time consuming. Recently, however, an assistant professor in the Department of Geology at the University at Buffalo… Read more »

Satellite Navigation Signals are Helping Farmers Save Water

May 25th, 2017 | Posted by Drip-Well

Water conservation is an issue that everyone should be aware of, but farmers must be particularly mindful of their water consumption due to important practical concerns. Outside of incurring additional costs by being wasteful with water, farmers can also deplete the amount of fresh surface water that is available for future years if they’re not… Read more »

The Power of Bees in Agriculture

April 12th, 2017 | Posted by Drip-Well

Bees are viewed by many people as annoying pests that provide little value besides honey. Those who work in the agriculture industry, however, know that bees are a critical part of the growing process. The power of bees in agriculture is hard to overstate. The honeybee and bumblebee are probably the two most familiar types… Read more »

Discharged: Six Reasons Why Electric Fences Fail

February 28th, 2017 | Posted by Drip-Well

If you are new to electric fences, you may think that it is a simple plug and play operation. Just set your perimeter, attach the wires and you’re done – right? Wrong! You may not realize it yet, but there are actually several issues that can occur with your fence that could diminish its power… Read more »

Tow Anything Anywhere with Custom Tow Ropes

February 13th, 2017 | Posted by Drip-Well

Did you know that there is a tool out there that will turn all of your towing tasks into a walk in the park? No, we’re not talking about a wildly advanced tool from NASA – it’s much simpler than that. This miracle tool is our fantastic custom tow rope. These ropes are much more… Read more »